Rabbi Suggests

See these articles recommended by Rabbi Polisson.  

 

​Go here to read this 3-part lecture series from Rabbi Shai Held on Judaism's commandment to love.

Go here for a Q and A with Rabbi Tucker (mentor to Rabbi Polisson) on interfaith families, the idea of post-denominational Judaism and more.

Go here for this interview with one of Rabbi Polisson's teachers, Rabbi Stephanie Ruskay, who talks about relational community organizing.

Go here to read a piece by another teacher of Rabbi Polisson's, Rabbi Jan Uhrbach, on why, as an American Conservative rabbi, she supports marriage equality.

See these links to music recordings and videos suggested by Rabbi Polisson:


Joey Weisenberg's setting of "Nishmat Kol Hai

Joey Weisenberg's setting of "Lekhu Neranenah

Nava Tehila's setting of "Mi-Kolot Mayim Rabim

Nava Tehila's setting of "Oseh Shalom

Hasidic Niggun titled "Yifrah" used for parts of Hallel and Shabbat & Holiday Pesukei De-Zimra

Social Action

Contribute to KAVOD!

Contribute to KAVOD this holiday season and support Holocaust survivors.  KAVOD photographs holocaust survivors around the world and provides them with emergency relief. 

Winter Clothing Drive

Donate seasonal winter clothing for A Place to Turn in Natick now through December 21st. For details click here

Community Cooks!

Upcoming dates: Jan. 6 :  Help cook and deliver a meal for Bristol Lodge Women's Shelter, Waltham. 

Patient Navigator Service

With JFS of Metrowest, this free service helps Jewish and other frail older adults living in Metrowest get to and navigate their medical appointments. 

Bristol Lodge

Upcoming dates: Jan. 6: Help set up, clean up and serve a meal to homeless people at this Waltham soup kitchen. Great opportunity for children ages 8 and up and adults. Choose a Sunday.

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Adult Education

In Judaism, learning is a life-long process, and each stage brings special blessings and insights. Or Atid offers a wide variety of courses for adults where we explore our rich heritage in a literary and historical way. 

Bad-ss Broads of the Bible:
10-session course, starting Oct. 16, 10am-noon
Metrowest Jewish Women's Study Group will explore audacious female characters in the Hebrew Bible.

Why Pray? Finding Meaning in Jewish Prayer:
6-session course, Thursdays through Dec. 21, 7:30-8:45pm
Led by Rabbi Polisson, come and discover the meaning and power of Jewish prayer!
 

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